Gallery sup­ports lo­cal art

Isis Town and Country - - News - By ED­WINA KELLY

AS PART of the Botan­i­cals ex­hi­bi­tion cur­rently on show at the Childers Arts Space, the gallery is or­gan­is­ing a trip to visit artist Ju­dith Bohm-Parr’s Stu­dio 8 Glass fa­cil­ity at South Isis on Thurs­day, Novem­ber 5.

The event will com­mence with a morn­ing tea and talk by Ju­dith at the gallery at 10am, fol­lowed by a bus trip to Stu­dio 8 Glass where vis­i­tors can view her work­shop and walk through her ex­ten­sive gar­den Xanadoo, which gave her the in­spi­ra­tion for the ex­hi­bi­tion. Book­ings are es­sen­tial, phone the gallery on 4130 4876.

A lo­cal cou­ple, An­drew and Nikki Beck­en­hauer, are en­cour­ag­ing lo­cal artists to be­come in­volved in their project, The Night of 1000 Draw­ings, which in­volves com­plet­ing a draw­ing on an A5 size pa­per. Any me­dia can be used.

Th­ese art­works will then be ex­hib­ited on Satur­day, Novem­ber 28, at the Paragon Theatre at a spe­cial event. Pro­ceeds from this event will go to Phoenix House.

En­tries can be dropped off at the Childers Arts Space.

For fur­ther en­quiries, please con­tact the gallery on 4130 4876.

The Childers Arts Shop Gift Shop has re­ceived some new stock just in time for Christ­mas.

All items for sale are cre­ated by our lo­cal ta­lented artists.

With the fes­tive sea­son steadily ap­proach­ing, ev­ery­one is in­vited to come into the gallery to browse the gift shop for Christ­mas gifts.

The gallery is open from 9am to 4pm week­days and 9am to 3pm on Satur­days and Sun­days.

PHOTO: CON­TRIB­UTED

FINE WORK: A col­lec­tion of glazed pot­tery by Isaac Pattmore.

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